Monthly Archives: January 2008

DEN Virtual Conference

DEN Virtual Conference

The first ever DEN Virtual Conference is fast approaching!  The Michigan DEN will host an “in person” event at Doherty Elementary School in West Bloomfield.  We look forward to seeing you this Saturday, Feb. 2nd at Doherty Elementary.  Be sure to register NOW!  The snow won’t stop us! If you need to do a Map Quest

Florida ’08.2

You didn’t miss “Florida ’08.1” I fully intended to get a couple of posts up last week while at FETC with the DEN crew. However, I found myself living life in the Hall lane while in Orlando and thought I’d catch up on the weekend after presenting at the Northern IL Computing Educators conference Saturday


Connect with educators from all over the country during this unique professional development experience where you can attend in-person, online or both. The DEN Virtual Conference is a national event that provides educators a unique opportunity to experience Discovery Education’s high-quality professional development. Participants have the flexibility to attend the DEN Virtual Conference online or

Makin' Movies at DEN

Live blog here. We’ve got Amadeo Writer (Joe B.) presenting using voice on Makin’ Movies. We’re using the presentation board to share his slides and handing out a notecard w/ links to the movies. Come join us if you’re not already here!posted by Laelia Laval on Eduisland II using a blogHUD : [blogHUD permalink]

Virtual Conference on Saturday!

Just a friendly reminder that it is not too late to register for the first annual DEN Virtual Conference! Whether you are attending from the comfort of your easy chair or decide to join us for a live hosted event at Lake Forest Middle School in Cleveland, TN, this should prove to be an extremely

DEN Virtual Conference In-Person Event

I am sad to report that the DEN virtual conference in-person event scheduled for PA has been canceled due to low enrollment.   While we will no longer be offering in-person trainings to accompany the streaming session, PA Discovery Educators can still participate in the online streaming sessions presented by the national DEN team.  Be sure

Sci Fri Pick of the Week

See new videos from National Public Radio’s Science Friday every week at the Liberty Science Center website. Hosted by veteran science correspondent Ira Flatow, Science Friday is a weekly discussion of the latest news in science, health and technology. Visit often so that you can be sure to see every SciFri Pick of the Week!

Voice Thread Turns an Educational Corner

Today, Voice Thread is launching a new service that’s intended to solve some of the difficult accessibility issues of using VoiceThread in the classroom, as well as to create a place for students to work independently and develop their own portfolio of work. This new community called Ed.VoiceThread, is designed to allow simple, safe, and

Show Off Your Science Savvy!

With WIRED SCIENCE and PBS! PBS and its newest series, WIRED SCIENCE, are hosting an online student video contest with a first prize of $2,000! Help your students make a short video exploring a cool scientific principle and they could be featured on the WIRED SCIENCE Web site! The video topic can be anything